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Watkins #103 - Douglas Fir (Librocedrus Decurrens) and Ponderosa Pine (Pinus Ponderosa) at Clark’s,  Yosemite
Image courtesy of: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles   (Accession Number 85.XM.11.26)
Photographers number:103
Title:Douglas Fir (Librocedrus Decurrens) and Ponderosa Pine (Pinus Ponderosa) at Clark’s, Yosemite
Inscription:Recto mount: Inscribed in pencil, l.l. corner, Douglas Fir at Clarks / 103
Date Photographed: 1865-1866
Catalog:Carleton Watkins: The Complete Mammoth Photographs, cat. no. 109
Notes:CMP notes: Possibly from Clark's ranch in Yosemite/Mariposa area. CEW number on Getty print.

Photographer:Carleton E Watkins   (Nov 11, 1829 — Jun 23, 1916;  Active approx. 1853 — 1896)
Publisher:Carleton Watkins
Format:Mammoth Plate
Image Size:20 12  x  15 1316  in.  (52.1 x 40.2 cm)  —  Vertical, Rectangle
Mount Size:28  x  21 1516  in.  (71.1 x 55.7 cm)
Provenance to 1900:Daniel Wolf  (source: 1985/JPGM notes)

View this image in gallery:Mariposa Grove and Mariposa Trail
Link to image source: Image ID:1005652
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48Ponderosa Pine (Pinus Ponderosa), Yosemite
77Douglas Fir (Librocedrus Decurrens), Yosemite
1133First view of the Yosemite Valley, from the Mariposa Trail
3114Librocedrus Decurrans, Yosemite Valley, Mariposa County, Cal.
172Dwarf Pine (Pinus contorta), near the City of Mendocino
1First View of Yosemite Valley from Mariposa Trail
114Sugar Pines near Yosemite Valley
115Amabilis Fir, Mariposa Grove, Yosemite
104Clark’s Station, Near View, Yosemite
3114Librocedrus Decurrens. Yo Semite.
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